Tag Archives: boxing

  • Cuba Gooding Jr. Developing Boxing Comedy at 20th TV

    Jun 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Cuba Gooding Jr. has closed a deal with 20th Century Fox TV to develop a single-camera half-hour comedy set in an old-school boxing gym, reports Deadline.com. Based on Gooding’s love of boxing, the series is set in a gym in a newly gentrified neighborhood where hard-core boxers, weekend warriors and soccer moms gather to practice. […]

  • Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Will Fight…Somebody…on Sept. 13

    May 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Barely two weeks since Floyd Mayweather Jr. beat Marcos Maidana to unify welterweight world titles, the pound-for-pound champ has set his next fight date. Mayweather will fight an opponent to be determined on Sept. 13, Mayweather Promotions chief executive Leonard Ellerbe told ESPN.com on Monday night. “Floyd will go on Sept. 13 and we looking […]

  • Ringside Update Profile: Referee Tony Weeks

    May 3, 14 by qmubarak06 Leave a comment


    *There are quite a number of people that you come across in boxing, some with credentials, and some that just want to be. Referee Tony Weeks is the real deal folks. I had a chance to sit down with him the other day in Las Vegas at a place called the Peppermill restaurant on Las […]

  • Mayweather Blames Shantel Breakup on Abortion: ‘She Killed Our Twin Babies’

    May 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Although Floyd Mayweather is an overwhelming 11-to-1 favorite to beat WBA welterweight champion Marcos Maidana Saturday night, there are concerns that his personal life might be more of a distraction than his jail sentence nearly three years ago for domestic assault. Three weeks ago the 37-year-old Mayweather announced that he and his longtime live-in fiancee, […]

  • Boxer Antonio Tarver Arrested in Florida on Fugitive Warrant from Nevada

    Mar 3, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver was arrested late Saturday night in Florida on a fugitive warrant that was issued in Nevada. Tarver, 45, was wanted for jumping bail and failure to appear in Clark County, which includes Las Vegas. A Florida Highway Patrol trooper took him in, the Tampa Tribune reported. The charges against […]

  • Floyd Mayweather Jr. to Fight Marcos Maidana in May

    Feb 25, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *On his 37th birthday Monday, Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced via Twitter that he will next fight fellow welterweight titleholder Marcos Maidana on May 3. The 147-pound unification fight will be carried by Showtime PPV and take place at a venue to be determined — either in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand, the front-runner, where […]